'''George Creel''' (December 1, 1876 – October 2, 1953) was an Investigative journalism|investigative journalist
, a politician
, and, most famously, the head of the United States Committee on Public Information
, a propaganda
organization created by President Woodrow Wilson
during World War I
. He said of himself that "an open mind is not part of my inheritance. I took in prejudices with mother's milk and was weaned on partisanship."
[Chris Hedges, ''Death of the Liberal Class'' (New York: Nation Books, 2010), p. 74.]